Jefferson County, Tennessee Will Book 4 and Sale Book, 1833-1840
Toni Jollay Prevost
The records of Jefferson contain the earliest settlers in Tennessee as the territory opened up for settlement. Migration was immediate and in great numbers. These will records give a good history of the area and the people of Jefferson County during the time frame above.
Example of this volume:
March 14, 1825 - Charles Kelly’s Will - [Page 394] I bequeath to my wife, nancy Kelly, all my estate. Abraham Kelly is to have sustenance as long as he lives with us and helps take care of us as one of the family. Etc. etc.
1990, paper, 92 pp.